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Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:06

You're Invited! Five BELow Fundraiser

Boyertown Community Library fundraiser on 3/25/2018 thru 3/31/2018 by shopping at Five BELow in Upland Square Shopping Center.  Download the flyer for all the details! Hours for Five BELow are:
M-Sat 10a-9p, Sun 10a-6p
190 Upland Square Drive

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:03

Book Sale and Donation Acceptance

The Boyertown Public Library will host its Book Sale and Donation Saturday, March 17th from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m., enter at the back door.

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 08:57

Suicide Prevention Seminar

"Why Didn't I See it Coming?" is suicide prevention seminar taking place on Monday, March 19th from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Boyertown Public Library.  The semnar is hosted by St. Andrew United Methodist Church, presented by Amy Groh. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.No registration is required.

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 08:52

Studio B Hosts Women Writing Workshops

April 8th, May 20th and June 10th is a women's writing workshop hosted by Pamela Hodges. A donation of $10 will help Studio B keep the lights on and doors open!  Contact Pam at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with questions.

Monday, 12 February 2018 06:54

Merchant's Meeting at The Studio


Saturday, 10 February 2018 09:56

Someone Special Dance YMCA

Dads and daughters, moms and sons, bring your little one and have some fun! Register by March 7th in person at the Boyertown YMCA, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown 610-369-9622. Saturday, March 10th, 6-8 PM. We’ll have a DJ, activities, and refreshments. FREE portraits by Samantha Medvetz’s Photography. Each child will receive a corsage or boutonniere. Dress: Semi-formal Open to the Community, $20/couple, $10/additional adult, Cash or check only Donation to the Boyertown YMCA Annual Campaign.

Glimpses of Love, a unique Valentine Day display, will open at the Boyertown Area Historical Society on Friday, February 9 at 5:30, featuring antique and vintage wedding gowns, love letters, marriage certificates and rare, historic Valentines. The three day event will also be open on Saturday, Feb. 10 and Sunday, Feb. 11 from 12 to 4 PM at 43 S. Chestnut Street in Boyertown. A donation of $5 per couple includes refreshments and a lovely chocolate red rose. Children, age 12 and under, are free of charge.

Saturday, 10 February 2018 09:47

Coming Out of Hibernation April 21 st

Building a Better Boyertown (BBB) has hosted community events on the 3rd Saturday of each month for the past 12 years. With the permission and partnership of the Borough of Boyertown, BBB is pleased to announce that Coming Out of Hibernation will take place on April 21, 2018!

Coming out of Hibernation will be held on East Philadelphia Avenue between Washington and Chestnut Streets on Saturday, April 21, 2018. The event runs from 11 am – 2 pm.

Celebrate Spring at Coming Out of Hibernation with games, moon bounce and much more for all ages! We are also happy to announce the first ever Coming Out of Hibernation Hot Dog Eating Contest! The Colebrookdale Railroad Secret Valley Line will also be running, offering one of a kind excursions on their incredible restored passenger cars.

We are excited to offer sponsorship for the event to our amazing businesses in Boyertown and surrounding areas. You can find the sponsorship form attached to this letter. The deadline for this opportunity will be March 16, 2018. Businesses and entities sponsoring the event will be featured by their logo placed on all media being sent out to the community, including posters and postcards that are distributed through the Boyertown Area School District and Downtown Boyertown.

If your business is interested in sponsoring this event, it is your responsibility to provide your own service area, stand/booth, equipment, and personnel as well as set up and tear down for the vending area. We are happy to offer any sponsoring business an opportunity to include their literature at the BBB information table if you are not able to attend the event. Sponsorship form attached at the bottom of this post.

Set up for Coming Out of Hibernation begins at 10 am on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Clean up must be complete by 3 pm. If your business chooses to sponsor the event but does not wish to have a vending area, your business may donate that location to a civic group of your choice. If you have any questions or would like to participate in sponsoring this event, please contact our Assistant Main Street Manager Emily at the Building a Better Boyertown office via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 610-369-3054. Additionally, our Promotions Chair Emma is available at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Building a Better Boyertown (BaBB) is a non-profit organization formed in 2002. Boyertown, PA is a Main Street Community, received funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development and private donors to focus on downtown revitalization.

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